← Stress Test
4 Written Questions
4 Multiple Choice Questions
- Modifying Type A life-style can reduce recurrence of heart attacks.
- Research with rats and humans has indicated that absence of control over stressors is a predictor of health problems.
- supportive family members, marriage partners, and close friends help people cope with stress. their immune functioning calms the cardiovascular system and lowers blood pressure.
- is any circumstance that may be real or perceived and threatens one's well-being.
3 True/False Questions
health psychology → People with optimistic (compared to pessimistic) explanatory style tend to have more control over stressors, cope better with stressful events, have better moods and have a stronger immune system.
Type A → personality laid back, easy going... much less likely to have heart attacks and coronary complications.
what is the stress response system? → Canon proposed that stress response (fast) was a fight-or-flight response marked by outpour of epinephrine and norepinephrine from inner adrenal glands.